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On Sat, 11 Aug 2001, ME wrote:


> Want to amuse yourself? Look for an application/game called "xcruise". You
> can run it within X. It is kind of alike a space exploration game where
> you use your mouse to choose a direction in "3d space" and fly around by
> pressing one mouse button to accellerate and the other to
> reverse. Galaxies (directories) appear, and you may travel into them. Once
> you arrive, the galaxy may open to expose stars (files) sub
> galaxyies/star systems. symbolic links across trees or across the system
> are "wormholes".
> Why do I mention this? Oh! When you run xcruise, go check out the device
> special directory. :-D
> xcruise does not appear to be an admin tool (except keeping the admin
> amused and away from deleting users.) It is more of a toy or game, but
> still fun.

*blown mind, boggling, emits appreciation*

So simple, and so different.  No BOFH tonight... :)  I haven't had that
much fun since xaos on a P600.

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